Out since Week 9, it’s believed Harvin’s ankle injury is more serious than first diagnosed. The initial time table for his return was four to six weeks. We can now assume this will not be the case. Rotoworld reports the Gator alum may have suffered a ligament tear.

In Harvin’s absence TE Kyle Rudolph has thrived — Christian Ponder’s aversion to throwing at his Wide Receivers hit critical mass last Sunday. Rudolph has caught a touchdown in each game Harvin has missed.